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Our Favourite Food And Wine Pairings

Our Favourite Food And Wine Pairings

Certain elements like texture and flavour in both food and wine can harmoniously interact with each other. When food and wine combinations are executed well, your culinary experience can be an unforgettable experience.

Moda’s Head Chef, Javier Codina, brings an international flair to his cuisine, blending influences from California, France and his native Barcelona. Combined with an extensive wine list, we are committed to providing our patrons with one of the best dining experiences in Brisbane. Here are some of our favourite food and wine pairings. Visit us soon and experience our expertise for yourself!

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Celebrate 2019 Melbourne Cup at Moda Tapas. Brasa. Bar at The Barracks

Moda Tapas Brasa Bar


12:00 – 16:00

Guests Seated at Individual Tables.

The venue is fitted out with LCD Screens to ensure that everyone can see the race.

Prizes for Best Dressed Man and Woman, sweeps, music and lots more.

Join us in celebrating the race the stops the nation.

Tapas & Entremeses Banquet – $55 per person
To Share
Reef Fish Ceviche • Orange Blossom
Piquillo Peppers • Tuna Salad Persian Feta Salsa
Hervey Bay Scallops • Saffron Cauliflower Jamón
Chicken Croquettes • Romesco Sauce
Seasonal Greens • Feta Cheese
Victorian Lamb Ribs • Mojo Potatoes Mint

Javier’s Table Expérience – $95 per person
Entremeses To Share
Zucchini Flowers • Goat’s Cheese Sweet Corn Salsa
Duck Liver Parfait • PX Jelly
WA Octopus • Tropical Flavours
Piquillo Peppers • Tuna Salad Persian Feta Salsa
Manolete Chorizo • Bundaberg Capsicums

Mains To Share
Brisbane Valley Quail Pie • 5 Spice Sauce
Moreton Bay Bugs Orange Potato Salad
Brasa Cooked Steak • Mediterranean Vegetables

Desserts To Share
Chocolate Brownie
Catalan Musician • Vanilla Cream
Manchego Cheese • Served with Homemade Chutney and Bread

Guests Seated at Individual Tables.  Our Melbourne Cup event will be on from 12:00 pm until 4:00 pm.

Moda Tapas Brasa Bar – Melbourne Cup Lunch (Tuesday 5th November 2019) with Booking Form

For more information or to make a booking please email our team at

bottle of wine during wedding anniversary

Top 7 Ways To Celebrate A Wedding Anniversary

As the old saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun, and the phrase is particularly poignant when it comes to celebrating a wedding anniversary. However, sometimes the hustle and bustle of daily life overrides important events like these, or it may just be that your wedding day was such a long time ago, you can’t even remember the actual date! Regardless of the reason, it’s still a wonderful way to celebrate the bond you have with your partner – all you need is a bit of inspiration! Continue reading

Moda Restaurant is the Perfect Location for Cocktail Parties

Moda Restaurant is the Perfect Location for Cocktail Parties

A truly wonderful dining experience is the perfect way to celebrate events such as Melbourne Cup, Christmas Parties and Wedding Receptions.   Our function rooms are one of the most unique and stylish in Brisbane City. Our approach is very flexible, we are happy to tailor floor plans and spaces to suit, and we are more than happy to discuss any options with you.

Please contact Francois or Juliette for more details on or 07 3221 7655

The Garden Room

Our gorgeous sheltered courtyard is perfect all year round, keeping you cool in summer and warm in winter.  We offer outdoor vibe with indoor comfort.  Our Garden Room offers al fresco dining at its best, is perfect for cocktail style events. With glass top roof, allowing amazing natural light, the wine bar is ideal for daytime events and beautiful lighting for dusk and evening events.




The Wine Room

Moda provides your event with a sophisticated rustic cuisine, impeccable service and a space tailored perfectly to suit your needs.  Our Wine Room creates privacy and tranquillity for presentations and discussions with our newly installed sound panels.



Looking for a point of difference for your next cocktail event, why not select a Chef’s Action Station.


Options Include

Traditional Spanish Paella
Mooloolaba prawns de glace with Pernod & garlic
Pacific oysters freshly shucked with lemon and cava dressing
Spanish chorizo, capsicums & onion on bread



It’s That Time. Christmas Party Venues in Brisbane Are Booking Fast

Do you want a Christmas party venue that offers sophistication? Holiday joy? Great food? A stress-free Christmas party? Of course you do!

No one wants to be the person responsible for organising the staff Christmas party; expectations are always high and it is so easy to become overwhelmed by all the planning required. Don’t leave your Christmas party plans until the last minute, as it will only end in disappointment. For Christmas party venues Brisbane locations are highly sought after, which is why you need to get in early!

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Engagement Parties in Brisbane – What to remember


Congratulations on your engagement! The question has been popped, and no sooner when the ring is on your finger it’s worth thinking about how you will best celebrate with your nearest and dearest. Engagement parties are the perfect way to formalise the announcement and an opportunity for guests and family to get to know each other a little bit better before the wedding. To successfully plan one, it’s important to consider the following details. Continue reading

Moda’s New Wine Room – Perfect for Private Dining

Moda Restaurant – Wine Room

Stylish location, private dining, professional staff and an alluring atmosphere

Nestled in the centre of The Barracks venue, Moda Restaurant has long been considered by locals as one of the city’s best dining establishments. Reigniting Brisbane’s love of food, Javier Codina and his passionate team are determined to bring to the city; innovative fresh food, an envious wine selection and the great customer service that every client deserves. Javier and Francois offer the finest private dining rooms, sensational menus and a sophisticated, welcoming ambience.

One of Brisbane’s favourite private dining room. It’s perfect for lunch; sensational for dinner.

Javier and his Catalonian influence

Javier has excellent relationships with growers and suppliers; therefore is able to secure the best local and national produce in combination with intriguing ingredients from his native Catalonia.

Javier’s commitment to stunning cuisine; continues to attract praises for Moda Tapas. Brasa. Bar.

Valentine’s Day Menu – Tuesday 14th February 2017 – $99pp

Valentine’s Day 2017 – Tuesday 14th February 2017

Bookings for Dinner from 5:00 pm

Share The Love ….of Food


Crab and Avocado Rillettes • Crème Fraîche • Hazelnut Oil

Chorizo Sausage • Bundaberg Capsicum

Chicken Croquettes • Romesco Sauce

MAINS – To Share

Duck Breast • Parsnip Puree Orange Sauce

Moreton Bay Bugs • Crayfish Vinaigrette

Mojo Potatoes

DESSERT – To Share 

Valrohna Chocolate Tapas for 2

For bookings please call, email or make a booking via our website

Phone 07 3221 7655

Address 12 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000